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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “situation”

situation

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌsɪt.juˈeɪ.ʃən/
the set of things that are happening and the conditions that exist at a particular time and place
处境,情况,形势
the economic/political situation
经济/政治形势
Her news put me in a difficult situation.
她的消息让我陷入困难的境地。
"Would you get involved in a fight?" "It would depend on the situation."
“你会和别人打架吗?”“这要看具体情况。”
I'll worry about it if/when/as the situation arises (= if/when/as it happens).
这种情况发生时,我会为它担忧。
Situations and circumstances
old use a job
工作
My sister has a good situation as a teacher in the local school.
我姐姐有一份好工作,在当地学校当老师。
Jobs, careers and professionsWorking
formal the position of something, especially a town, building, etc.
(尤指城镇、建筑物等的)位置
The house's situation in the river valley is perfect.
房子在河谷中的位置极佳。
Places and locationsUnpleasant places
(Definition of situation from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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